U.S. Department of Energy Surpasses $1 Billion in Support to U.S. Colleges and Universities to Advance Nuclear Science and Technology

April 15, 2024

‚ÄčThe Office of Nuclear Energy (NE) is awarding $59.7 million in funding for 50 advanced nuclear energy technology projects at 25 colleges and universities, 2 national laboratories (Los Alamos National Laboratory and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) and 1 industry (Electric Power Research Institute) across 22 states. Funding is awarded under the following categories:

  • Consolidated Innovative Nuclear Research (CINR) Research and Development - $44 million
  • CINR Integrated Research Projects (IRP) - $9 million
  • Nuclear Science User Facility (NSUF) - $6.6 million

View full press release here.

FY 2024 award selections can be found below:

CINR R&D Awards

NSUF Awards

IRP Awards